Logic and justification for dimensional assessment of symptoms and related clinical phenomena in psychosis: Relevance to DSM-5

@article{Barch2013LogicAJ,
  title={Logic and justification for dimensional assessment of symptoms and related clinical phenomena in psychosis: Relevance to DSM-5},
  author={D. Barch and J. Bustillo and W. Gaebel and R. Gur and W. Carpenter},
  journal={Schizophrenia Research},
  year={2013},
  volume={150},
  pages={15-20}
}
  • D. Barch, J. Bustillo, +2 authors W. Carpenter
  • Published 2013
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Schizophrenia Research
  • Work on the causes and treatment of schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders has long recognized the heterogeneity of the symptoms that can be displayed by individuals with these illnesses. Further, researchers have increasingly emphasized the ways in which the severity of different symptoms of this illness can vary across individuals, and have provided evidence that the severity of such symptoms can predict other important aspects of the illness, such as the degree of cognitive and/or… CONTINUE READING
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